conservation collocations and examples

 UK /ˌkɒnsə(r)ˈveɪʃ(ə)n/

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1

the careful management of land so that it is not damaged


Adjectives frequently used with conservation
environmental, marineShe developed her interest in marine conservation at the University of Greenwich.
Nouns frequently used before conservation
biodiversity, countryside, forest, landscape, nature, rainforest, wetland, wildlife, woodlandThese woodlands and green spaces will provide opportunities for recreation, nature conservation, and education.
Nouns frequently used after conservation
area: areaA large part of the centre of Shrewsbury is a conservation area.action or work: efforts, measures, project, workSuccessful seed propagation is part of the conservation work undertaken at Bedgebury.organization: agency, body, charity, group, organizationVolunteering offers a good way to get a flavour of what working in a wildlife conservation charity is like.
Nouns frequently used after conservation of
biodiversity, environment, habitat, species, wildlifeThe prime purpose of our reserves is the conservation of wildlife and habitats.
2

not wasting energy, water etc


Nouns frequently used before conservation
energy, waterIn existing stores the company is raising employee awareness of energy conservation.
Nouns frequently used after conservation of
energy, fuel, resourcesThese regulations came into effect earlier in April and are concerned with the conservation of fuel and power.
 
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